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Sun Star
La Trinidad cityhood pushed anewLA TRINIDAD, Benguet -- Indigenous People’s representative and municipal counci
La Trinidad cityhood pushed anew
Sun Star / Posted 17 hours ago
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet -- Indigenous People’s representative and municipal councilor Marcelo Abela is pushing to renew his bid for the Valley to become a city. Abela reintroduced to his fellow aldermen the motion asking Benguet governor Ronnie Cosalan... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Early streaming of students good for state — Len TalifMIRI: Sarawak can benefit from early streaming of students into academic and te
Early streaming of students good for state — Len Talif
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
MIRI: Sarawak can benefit from early streaming of students into academic and technical fields at the secondary school level. Assistant Minister for Workforce Development and Training Datu Len Talif Salleh said it will enable the state to produce... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Dookun-Luchoomun - Science Knowledge Is Important in a Technology-Driven World'To live in a technology-dominated world like ours, we all need a nominal knowl
Minister Dookun-Luchoomun - Science Knowledge Is Important in a Technology-Driven World
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
'To live in a technology-dominated world like ours, we all need a nominal knowledge of science subjects. In fact, we need to remember that rapid changes in science and technology, and the introduction of new technology in particular, have changed the... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Rise in number of children being excluded from school - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddre
Rise in number of children being excluded from school
Chichester Observer / Posted yesterday
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Irish Examiner
Transition year pupils more likely to sit Leaving Certthere is a significant gap in numbers sitting their final exams between those w
Transition year pupils more likely to sit Leaving Cert
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
there is a significant gap in numbers sitting their final exams between those who follow the Transition Year programme and those who don’t have a ‘gap year’. The study of students who entered post-primary school in 2009 found over 95% of... Read more
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NBC News
Supporting African American Students with DisabilitiesTo ensure that all students are supported in learning and developing the skills
Supporting African American Students with Disabilities
NBC News / Posted yesterday
To ensure that all students are supported in learning and developing the skills needed to be successful in school and in life, the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans hosted a first of its kind convening to... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
The 2016 State of the Nation AddressState of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterte President of the Philippines
The 2016 State of the Nation Address
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
State of the Nation Address of Rodrigo Roa Duterte President of the Philippines To the Congress of the Philippines Session Hall of the House of Representatives [Delivered at the Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on July 25, 2016] Thank you.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#oromoprotests - the "Oromo Street" and Africa's Counter-Protest State - Part IIIn the first part of this series, I explored in historic perspectives (particul
#oromoprotests - the "Oromo Street" and Africa's Counter-Protest State - Part II
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In the first part of this series, I explored in historic perspectives (particularly with developments in Oromia regional state) the Ethiopian government's road to becoming a counter-protest state, and proceeded to discuss the systematic ways in which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tensions Rise Ahead of BTU Elective CongressTensions are rising ahead of the Botswana Teachers Union (BTU) elective congres
Tensions Rise Ahead of BTU Elective Congress
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions are rising ahead of the Botswana Teachers Union (BTU) elective congress that takes place in Palapye from Wednesday. BTU President Johannes Tshukudu, who is seeking a re-election, is facing a stiff challenge from his deputy, Kenathata... Read more
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The New Statesman
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule todayNixon, it is said, could have gone to China. Only a politician with the impecca
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule today
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
Nixon, it is said, could have gone to China. Only a politician with the impeccable Commie-bashing credentials of the 37th President had the political capital necessary to strike a deal with the People’s Republic of China. Theresa... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation AddressMANILA, Philippines — Rodrigo Duterte, who has spent only a month as president,
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation Address
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Rodrigo Duterte, who has spent only a month as president, delivered his first State of the Nation Address before a joint session of Congress on Monday. The speech lasted for about an hour and a half as Duterte went off script... Read more
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Salon.com
Black lives matter in school, too: Disparities in education begin at an early age — and that needs to changeThis piece originally appeared on The Black Lives Matter movement has drawn mu
Black lives matter in school, too: Disparities in education begin at an early age — and that needs to change
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
This piece originally appeared on The Black Lives Matter movement has drawn much-needed national and worldwide attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of those sworn to protect them, igniting a long-overdue discussion about the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The VA and Dr. Tracy Gaudet: Integrating quackery into the care of veteransI was originally going to write this post for the 4th of July, given the subjec
The VA and Dr. Tracy Gaudet: Integrating quackery into the care of veterans
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
I was originally going to write this post for the 4th of July, given the subject matter. However, as regular readers know, I am not unlike Dug the Dog in the movie Up, with new topics that float past me in my social media and blog reading rounds... Read more
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Herald Sun
Only way is up for crowded schoolsbuilding two new schools in South Melbourne to ease congestion at public school
Only way is up for crowded schools
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
building two new schools in South Melbourne to ease congestion at public schools in Melbourne’s inner south. They will open off Albert Rd and on Ferrars St in 2018 and 2019. But St Kilda Primary school council president Ben Pratt said those new... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Opponents question numbers used in cutting LU degreescurators were discussing the administration's recommendation to cut LU's histor
Opponents question numbers used in cutting LU degrees
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
curators were discussing the administration's recommendation to cut LU's history degree program in three years, opponents of the plan were sitting in the back of the board room, shaking their heads. After the conference call meeting last Monday,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
JCPS updates immunization, human sexuality policiesThe Jefferson City Public School Board went through a round of policy updates a
JCPS updates immunization, human sexuality policies
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The Jefferson City Public School Board went through a round of policy updates at its July meeting, including some changes to pre-kindergarten immunizations and teaching human sexuality. Starting next year, parents will receive notification if there... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The U.N.'s Rundown Of Some Of The World's Biggest ProblemsWhat are the biggest social and economic problems the world faces today? And ho
The U.N.'s Rundown Of Some Of The World's Biggest Problems
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
What are the biggest social and economic problems the world faces today? And how close are we to ending them? Those are the questions that the U.N. Economic and Social Council aims to answer in its first report on the Sustainable Development Goals,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The U.N.'s Rundown Of Some Of The World's Biggest ProblemsWhat are the biggest social and economic problems the world faces today? And ho
The U.N.'s Rundown Of Some Of The World's Biggest Problems
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
What are the biggest social and economic problems the world faces today? And how close are we to ending them? Those are the questions that the U.N. Economic and Social Council aims to answer in its first report on the Sustainable Development Goals,... Read more
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Sun Star
Defying limitsMANY have doubted his leadership skills in uplifting the sport of track and fie
Defying limits
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANY have doubted his leadership skills in uplifting the sport of track and field. But he did not let setbacks to keep him from moving forward. Instead, he rose above all the challenges and started to accomplish what others thought was... Read more
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BikeRadar
When doping in sports was expected and celebratedThe morning of August 30, 1904, dawned hot and humid in St. Louis, Missouri. Th
When doping in sports was expected and celebrated
BikeRadar / Posted 6 days ago
The morning of August 30, 1904, dawned hot and humid in St. Louis, Missouri. The United States was hosting its first Olympic Games, and it was as if an oppressive blanket had been lowered over the Missis­sippi River town for a signature event, the... Read more
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Daily Journal
WATCH: Coyle wants OLMA to be 'premier institution'NEWFIELD – Big things are in the works over the next five years at Our Lady of
WATCH: Coyle wants OLMA to be 'premier institution'
Daily Journal / Posted 7 days ago
NEWFIELD – Big things are in the works over the next five years at Our Lady of Mercy Academy, and its new Head of School is adjusting to her new role just days into the job. Former St. Augustine Preparatory Administrator Brooke A. Coyle took over... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Space Cowboy Steve Miller's Not JokingSteve Miller at Austin's Long Center where he received a Texas Medal of the Art
Space Cowboy Steve Miller's Not Joking
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Steve Miller at Austin's Long Center where he received a Texas Medal of the Arts Award in 2013 Steve Miller's diamond career arcs from the postwar blues of the Fifties to his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in April. The 72-year-old... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kingsport City Schools announces administrative appointments for upcoming school yearKingsport City Schools has announced its full slate of school administrative ap
Kingsport City Schools announces administrative appointments for upcoming school year
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
Kingsport City Schools has announced its full slate of school administrative appointments for the 2016-2017 school year. “As we look toward the upcoming school year, I am extremely excited about the administrative team in place to lead our district... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Tshego Modise's Worldoption for her. At one point while some could have looked solely to Government
In Tshego Modise's World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
option for her. At one point while some could have looked solely to Government for support she sold her assets to fund her education in Zambia and the United Kingdom (UK). So driven she is that nothing whatsoever has and could stand in her way.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Sex-ed bill stirs debate on Beacon Hillwas not what he said, but what he didn't say that could have made a difference
Sex-ed bill stirs debate on Beacon Hill
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
was not what he said, but what he didn't say that could have made a difference in his son's life. His son, now 34, has HIV and works to educate others about how to prevent sexually transmitted infections and diseases -- knowledge Kiley is sorry he... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Arts Bank to continue in Randolph CountyThe Randolph County Board of Education approved a Memorandum of Understanding b
Arts Bank to continue in Randolph County
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
The Randolph County Board of Education approved a Memorandum of Understanding between the county school system and ArtsBank Inc. Tuesday during the board's regular meeting. ArtsBank President Scottie Wiest spoke during the meeting. ArtsBank... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hope for Smooth Learning As Schools Go DigitalAmidst hundreds of students of Jangwani Secondary School, Anna Mapogo, a Form T
Hope for Smooth Learning As Schools Go Digital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Amidst hundreds of students of Jangwani Secondary School, Anna Mapogo, a Form Three student of the School, looks very excited during the function. The recent function at the school was about a roll-out of internet access points in the country's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Utete Declared National HeroFORMER Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Charles Utete has been d
Utete Declared National Hero
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
FORMER Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Charles Utete has been declared a national hero and will be buried at the National Heroes Acre in Harare tomorrow. He will become the first civil servant to be interred at the national... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HASD will not add extra days to 2016-17 calendarArea School District’s academic calendar for 2016-17 despite the plan for a fou
HASD will not add extra days to 2016-17 calendar
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
Area School District’s academic calendar for 2016-17 despite the plan for a four-day school week during December, January and February, according to Superintendent Craig Butler. He said the last day of school will be June 9, 2017, if all goes... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Students face drug temptations dailyCampus access only part of youth substance abuse picture Under a barrage of in
Students face drug temptations daily
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 11 days ago
Campus access only part of youth substance abuse picture Under a barrage of information from a young age about the dangers of drugs, students face an almost daily challenge of whether to use them. As the daily gathering point for young people,... Read more
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express
Theresa May could back new wave of grammar schools across England A NEW wave of grammar schools could be opened across England under plans bein
Theresa May could back new wave of grammar schools across England
express / Posted 11 days ago
A NEW wave of grammar schools could be opened across England under plans being considered by Theresa May. Prime Minister Theresa May could repeal a ban on the opening of new grammar... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
America's racial inequality starts early � in preschoolOn Wednesday, July 6, the 4-year-old daughter of Diamond Reynolds witnessed the
America's racial inequality starts early � in preschool
The Charlotte Post / Posted 12 days ago
On Wednesday, July 6, the 4-year-old daughter of Diamond Reynolds witnessed the killing of Philandro Castillo by a Minnesota police officer. She and her mother sat in close proximity to Castillo when he was shot. A 2009 Department of Justice study... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
What to look for in a high-quality preschoolWhen enrolling a child in preschool, there are multiple factors to consider to
What to look for in a high-quality preschool
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 12 days ago
When enrolling a child in preschool, there are multiple factors to consider to ensure the best early learning experience possible. Studies show children who receive a high-quality early education develop a solid base for success in school and their... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
El Centro College moves on after Dallas police shooting: ‘We will not be defined by this at all’College was in the wrong place at the wrong time: A convenient hiding place on
El Centro College moves on after Dallas police shooting: ‘We will not be defined by this at all’
Dallas Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
College was in the wrong place at the wrong time: A convenient hiding place on a terrible night. Micah Johnson, who shot and killed five police officers and injured 11, wasn’t a student there. Two campus police officers were among those injured... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
WFISD crunches numbers for a $127 million preliminary budgetto be a $127 million budget — a budget that's a little higher than the deficit
WFISD crunches numbers for a $127 million preliminary budget
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 12 days ago
to be a $127 million budget — a budget that's a little higher than the deficit budget the school adopted last school year of $124.8 million. The numbers came from a preliminary budget draft for 2016-17 presented at a school board special session... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aidThe program is called CCAP, which stands for Child Care Assistance Program. It
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aid
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
The program is called CCAP, which stands for Child Care Assistance Program. It helps pay for the cost of child care for children from birth to 4 years old while parents are at work, school or in job training. However, household enrollment has... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aidThe program is called CCAP, which stands for Child Care Assistance Program. It
Proposal would make more La. families eligible for taxpayer supported children's aid
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 days ago
The program is called CCAP, which stands for Child Care Assistance Program. It helps pay for the cost of child care for children from birth to 4 years old while parents are at work, school or in job training. However, household enrollment has... Read more
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Daily Journal
Who’s NewsBrandon Edmund Triantos recently graduated from Albright College in Reading, P
Who’s News
Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Brandon Edmund Triantos recently graduated from Albright College in Reading, Pa., with a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology with a concentration in criminology. While at college, he was a member of the Albright Lions baseball team and the Criminal... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Feds investigate Denver Schools’ relationship with non-profitDENVER — A partnership between Denver Public Schools and a non-profit business
Feds investigate Denver Schools’ relationship with non-profit
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 13 days ago
DENVER — A partnership between Denver Public Schools and a non-profit business run by a well-connected convicted embezzler has grabbed the attention of the FBI. A source with direct knowledge of the probe tells FOX31 Denver investigative reporter... Read more
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NBC News
Editorial: Education is the Civil RightThe Civil Rights Act of 1964 ended segregation in public places and prohibited
Editorial: Education is the Civil Right
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 ended segregation in public places and prohibited discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, or national origin. Prior to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, African-Americans faced enormous challenges that... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Steps toward suicide awareness and preventionCompassion, encouragement and assistance don't require a government mandate. S
Steps toward suicide awareness and prevention
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Compassion, encouragement and assistance don't require a government mandate. Suicide awareness and prevention are initiatives anyone can take to help friends, family members and co-workers. Those initiatives are among policies for the Jefferson... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raising Awareness On Early Marriage in a Malawi VillageOver the course of one school year, 18 female students at St Michaels Community
Raising Awareness On Early Marriage in a Malawi Village
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Over the course of one school year, 18 female students at St Michaels Community Day Secondary School in Malawi dropped out because of pregnancy or marriage. To decrease that number, the Red Cross, the headmaster, and the local child protection... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Metro Youth Day 2016 brings out 35,000 to Belle Isledescended on Belle Isle for Metro Detroit Youth Day Wednesday, a free event now
Metro Youth Day 2016 brings out 35,000 to Belle Isle
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
descended on Belle Isle for Metro Detroit Youth Day Wednesday, a free event now in its 34th year that transforms the island park into part playground, part education center. Kid-friendly activities were sponsored by local organizations, ranging... Read more
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Deseret News
What to look for in a high-quality preschoolWhen enrolling a child in preschool, there are multiple factors to consider to
What to look for in a high-quality preschool
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
When enrolling a child in preschool, there are multiple factors to consider to ensure the best early learning experience possible. Studies show children who receive a high-quality early education develop a solid base for success in school and their... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After toppers’ scam, Bihar grapples with record failuresCall it sheer paradox or the harsh reality of Bihar education, the government i
After toppers’ scam, Bihar grapples with record failures
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
Call it sheer paradox or the harsh reality of Bihar education, the government is now grappling with two extremes. On one hand is the raging controversy over intermediate toppers, which led to arrest of former Bihar School Examination Board chairman,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sustainability ChampionAs Debswana thrives on its core business of mining, Mpho Mosate is more than re
Sustainability Champion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
As Debswana thrives on its core business of mining, Mpho Mosate is more than relishing the onerous task of ensuring sustainability of operations. When her parents took up work in Orapa Mine in the seventies taking with them their little children,... Read more
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Newsweek
Jeff Bezos wants to rule the worldon February 21, 2001. In the previous year, stockholders had suddenly learned t
Jeff Bezos wants to rule the world
Newsweek / Posted 16 days ago
on February 21, 2001. In the previous year, stockholders had suddenly learned that the internet was not immune to the boom-and-bust cycles of more earthbound forms of economic endeavor, and it seemed the Seattle-based bookseller was going to go the... Read more
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Spalding Today
Head of Deepings school ‘devastated’ by SATs results of pupilsNew standard for “3Rs” sees 27 per cent fall in ‘making grade’ Andy Fawkes, he
Head of Deepings school ‘devastated’ by SATs results of pupils
Spalding Today / Posted 16 days ago
New standard for “3Rs” sees 27 per cent fall in ‘making grade’ Andy Fawkes, headteacher of Linchfield Community Primary School, Deeping St James, revealed that over half of its Year 6 pupils were below the Government’s expected standard for reading,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Will: Social science vs. the liberal agendaSo, let us now praise an insufficiently famous man, sociologist James Coleman,
Will: Social science vs. the liberal agenda
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
So, let us now praise an insufficiently famous man, sociologist James Coleman, author of the study “Equality of Educational Opportunity.” In 1966, postwar liberalism’s confidence reached its apogee. From 1938, when the electorate rebuked Franklin... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Youth marijuana survey says Summit County above state, nation for usageBetween roughly a quarter and a third of all Summit High School students have u
Youth marijuana survey says Summit County above state, nation for usage
Summit Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Between roughly a quarter and a third of all Summit High School students have used marijuana in the last month, according to recently-released statewide data. The statistics are based on the Colorado Department of Health & Environment’s (CDPHE)... Read more
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